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Bulger, Edward



  • Existence: 1904 - 1980

Biographical Note

Newspaper reporter and sportswriter Edward Bulger was born in Cambridge on May 1, 1904 and graduated from Boston College High School in 1922. Beginning in 1922, he was a sports writer for the Boston Evening Transcript. From 1943 until his retirement in 1970, Bulger wrote for the Boston Globe. He died on March 29, 1980.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Cotton Bowl and Sugar Bowl scrapbook

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, ephemera, and correspondence about the Boston College football teams coached by Frank Leahy. The materials primarily document the 1940 Cotton Bowl and the 1941 Sugar Bowl. The majority of the articles were written by Bulger. Box 1 houses the original scrapbook, while box 2 holds a preservation photocopy for easier use.

Restrictions on access

Open for research.

Dates: 1939 - 1941